CHICAGO — PortionPac Chemical Corporation
has been named a "2010 Top Small Company Workplace" by Winning Workplaces
of Evanston, IL, a national non-profit organization, working in partnership with Inc. magazine
, according to a press release.
Selected from nearly 500 companies nationwide, PortionPac, which employs about 100 people, specializes in sustainable solutions, the release noted.
"My dad, Marvin Klein, and his partner Syd Weisberg, founded our company in 1964 with a goal of creating safer, effective and environmentally responsible cleaning products," said Burt Klein, president of PortionPac Chemical Corporation.
"They were ''green'' before it was fashionable, and their great business and personal values continue to inspire us at PortionPac Chemical Corporation," Klein added.
According to Winning Workplaces: "The Top Small Company Workplaces recognition project highlights those small organizations that engage their employees, create great work environments and, in turn, deliver improved results."